: The annual Kasaragod Mahotsav will begin at the Municipal Stadium at Vidyanagar on December 22.
The mahotsav, hosted jointly by the district administration, local bodies, and people’s representatives with the aim of fostering communal harmony and socio-cultural unity, will conclude on January 5, said the organising committee members at a press conference here on Thursday.
Arrangements have been made to host cultural programmes, consumer expo, amusement park and entertainment programmes.
A procession will be taken out in connection with the Mahotsav on December 21 from the new bus station premises.
Speaker G. Kartikeyan will inaugurate the Mahotsav at 6 p.m. on December 22. P. Karunakaran, MP, will be the chief guest. Organising committee chairman N.A. NEllikunnu, MLA; general convener and District Collector P.S. Mohammed Sagir; P.P. Shyamal Devi, district panchayat president; and Deputy Collector N. Devidas were present.